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Icon of the event Applefun Puppetry Presents: The Purple Pirate
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Enjoy an interactive puppet show with "The Purple Pirate"....

Icon of the event Nut Job 2; nutty by nature
Wed Jan 03, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Port Union

Bring your friends and join us to watch this great movie for the whole family to enjoy. Surly Squirrel and the gang have returned to Liberty Park, but maybe not for long! Come and find out what the greedy mayor wants to do to...

Icon of the event Musical Instrument Petting Zoo
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Whether you are 2 or 92, 'the zoo' enables you to explore the Musical Instrument Lending Library's variety of instruments in a hands-on way. Come make a joyful music and noise!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 12
Tue Mar 13
Wed Mar 14
Thu Mar 15
Fri Mar 16
Icon of the event Puppet Show
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Parkdale

Puppet show fun for the whole family!...

Icon of the event Water Passion - Creating Sounds with Water
Wed Mar 07, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Percussionist Ryan Scott will perform and lead a participatory music making session, all themed around the tactile and versatile qualities of water. Water is a core musical element in a fantastic piece called Water Passion Af...

Icon of the event Afternoon Movie
Fri Dec 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

Join us for a screening of The Lorax. Rated PG.

Icon of the event Friday Night Movie
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come and watch a movie Friday evenings at Parkdale Library. Fun for the whole family! Please call the branch to find out movie titles. Sometimes movies start at 5:30. Please call the branch to confirm. All are welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 24
Fri Dec 01
Fri Dec 08
Fri Dec 15
Fri Dec 22
Icon of the event Live in the Library with Sistema Toronto
Fri Dec 01, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sunlife Financial Instrument Lending Library brings you Live in the Library with Sistema Toronto. Come and enjoy a performance by Sistema students from Parkdale Public School under the direction of Taylor Nelles-McGee....

Icon of the event Hoza! Interactive Djembe Drumming
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Port Union

An astounding musical journey of interactive songs and rhythms performed on the West African Djembe Drums. Children get to play a drum and feel the beat! The program will be held in the gymnasium of the Port Union Community R...

Icon of the event Bob the Magician's Family Magic Show
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

An entertaining magic show that guarantees to entertain audiences of all ages, combining side-splitting comedy and audience participation for kids. Registration begins Feb. 14. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979.

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.